Research & Commentary: Private Management of Public Parks
America’s public parks are struggling financially and have become an expensive enterprise for governments to operate.
Research & Commentary: Online Gambling Legalization
In 2011, the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) was used to shut down the three biggest poker sites in the United States. In the summer of 2012, however, the U.S.
Research & Commentary: Privacy and Fraud Risks in Obamacare
Implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, has been far from smooth.
Research & Commentary: Network Neutrality
A current court case has reignited the debate over net neutrality.
Research & Commentary: Credit Union Federal Corporate Income Tax Exemption
The banking industry is using current efforts to reform the federal tax code as an opportunity to push for ending the federal corporate income tax exemption for credit unions.
Research & Commentary: The Cryosphere
One of the most common claims made by those who warn of an anthropogenic global warming crisis is that increases in temperature have led to unusual melting in mountain glaciers, Arctic sea ice, and
Research & Commentary: The Hydrosphere and Oceans
People concerned that manmade greenhouse gas emissions, in particular carbon dioxide (CO2), may be causing dangerous climate change worry such a change may disrupt the hydrosphere, which
Research & Commentary: Solar Forcing of Climate
In its series of assessment reports reviewing the latest climate science, the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has concluded solar forcings (the changes in the avera
Research & Commentary: State-Owned Banks
According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, since 2010,
Research & Commentary: Temperature Observations
One of the central premises behind the concern that manmade greenhouse gas emissions may be causing dangerous global warming is that global temperatures have increased over the last century in conc
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